Police appeal for dashcam footage after death of cyclist in Great Waldingfield

Police have blocked off the B1071. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Police have blocked off the B1071. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

Police are continuing to appeal for witnesses after the death of a cyclist in Great Waldingfield, near Sudbury.

Officers were called shortly before 3pm on Thursday to reports that a cyclist may have collided with a stationary lorry in Lavenham Road.

The cyclist, a man aged in his 80s, died at the scene and the police investigation into the circumstances is ongoing.

An ambulance crew, an ambulance officer, a rapid response vehicle, and the Essex and Herts Air Ambulance also attended the scene.

The road was closed for several hours while investigation work was carried out.

Officers are keen to obtain any dashcam footage of anyone travelling on the B1071 between Lavenham and Sudbury between the times of 2:30pm and 3pm.

Any witnesses are asked to contact the Serious Collision Investigation Team on 101 quoting reference CAD 221 of May 17.

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